LEXINGTON, KY – The Kentucky League of Cities (KLC) recently recognized three Russell Springs city officials for their achievements in city governance. KLC presented Mayor Eddie Thomas, Code Enforcement Officer Brian Stephens, and Planning and Zoning Administrator Jeramy Coffey each with a Level III Master of City Governance award.
KLC administers the City Officials Training Center, a voluntary education program. City officials can complete education levels by attending KLC events and submitting outside educational credit from other municipal training.
Russell Springs Mayor Eddie Thomas said…
“We are proud to offer a variety of training through the City Officials Training Center program. Kentucky cities play an essential role in shaping the future of the commonwealth. KLC is committed to ensuring the elected and appointed city officials who manage our municipal governments have the ongoing and expansive training they need to serve their communities,” said KLC Executive Director|CEO James D. Chaney.
The Level III Master of City Governance award requires a city official to attend a minimum of 90 hours of approved training with three hours of ethics training.